Lot 215 of 627:
Miining operations at Globe, Arizona  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Silver photograph of mining works and slag heaps in Globe, Arizona

Author:

Place:
Arizona

Publisher:

Date:
c.1920

Description:

Image is 12x19.3 cm (4¾x7½"), on original mount on the verso of which is a rubberstamp "G.H. Thwaites, Globe, Ariz."

Sepia-tone photograph with vivid detail of the smelting operations, worker's residences, mine entrances, and more. Globe began as a silver mining town, but when the silver ran out, copper became king.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Minor toning to image, a few slight scratches; very good.


 
Item number:
281319
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